HAMMOND – To Rick and Alison Micek Hammond of Jamestown, N.Y., on Sept. 27, 2013, a daughter, Sylvia Rosaria Hammond. Grandparents are Rick and Debbie Hammond, JoAnn Micek and the late Sally Hammond and Edward Micek.

SHORT – To Nathan and Cheryl Short of Panama, in UPMC Hamot, Erie, Pa., on Sept. 28, 2013, a daughter, Carli Ann Short. Grandparents are April and Todd Danforth of Jamestown, David Swartz of Ashville, Tom Short of Niobe and Sue Short of Niobe.